Health insurance and disability insurance articles

Learn about health insurance (individual or supplemental coverage) and disability insurance from State Farm®.

Health insurance planning articles

How to Determine if Supplemental Health Insurance is Right for You

Supplemental health insurance helps pay for costs and services that your regular healthcare plan doesn't cover.

How the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Impacted Health Insurance

Does insurance cover COVID testing? We break down health insurance during the COVID-19 pandemic and discuss your coverage options.

Understanding Health Insurance Exchanges

If your health insurance isn't covered through an employer, you could get coverage through a marketplace.

Disability articles

Impact of Disability

As we age, the possibility of a disability goes up while at the same time our income is decreasing & expenses are increasing. How likely are you to become disabled?

Probability of Long Term Disability

Use this worksheet to determine the risk of a long-term disability among your business owners or key employees.

The Individual Need for Disability Insurance

If you have an accident/injury, your health insurance typically helps cover the medical bills. But if you were totally disabled you might need disability insurance.

Healthy lifestyle tips

Mobile Health Technology & Telemedicine

Mobile health monitoring devices are providing doctors with more diagnostic tools to evaluate their patients' health.

Medication Storage at Home and While Traveling

How to best store your medications when you're at home and while traveling so they'll stay secure and potent.

Heat Related Illnesses - Warning Signs & Tips to Prevent

Spending time outside is nice, but too much sun can put you at risk for developing a heat related illness. Check out these prevention tips and signs to watch for.

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